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Just what changes does Obama want?

Without trying to upstage Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama just before he delivers his acceptance speech, we wonder just what kind of changes he will pursue?Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:48 pm
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Lack of produce forces West Bank market to close temporarily

Organizers of the German Coast Farmer’s Market have been forced to temporarily close shop at their West Bank market due to inclement weather conditions and lack of fall produce.Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:41 pm
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Insurance cost makes River Parishes a tough sell for employers

While 32.8 percent of the residents that live in St. Charles work inside the parish, employers in the River Parishes have difficulty recruiting personnel from outside the region, according to a recent labor market analysis for the area.
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August 27, 2008 at 12:40 pm
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Free Alpha course at Boutte church

BOUTTE - Boutte Assembly of God will begin the alpha course on Aug. 27 at 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at Boutte Christian Academy.

This 10-week practical introduction to the Christian faith offers answers to some key questions.

Each weekly session begins with an informal dinner, followed by a large-group learning time, and ends with small-group discussion.

To learn more about the course or to make reservation, call
the church at 985-785-2413 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

An Alpha dinner will be held on Aug. 27 at 6:30 p.m. The dinner and course are free.
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August 27, 2008 at 12:34 pm
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Tigers, Wildcats go through one final tune-up

The Tigers and the Wildcats will take to the field on Aug. 28 when both teams take part in a four-squad jamboree at the Hahnville High School stadium.Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:14 pm
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LSU - climbing back up college football’s tall mountaintop

Last year at this time I, along with a host of other college football analysts, picked the LSU Tigers to win the 2007 BCS National Championship. Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:14 pm
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Herald-Guide Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald

Red fish are in the local lakes and the passes. Speckle trout are piled-up along the coast and schooling up over the inland reefs. Bass, bream and sac-au-lait are active as the summer time winds down. Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:14 pm
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Colin Troxler named player of the year in kids’ summer golf tour

Colin Troxler was awarded the Player of the Year Award for his age group in the 2008 U.S. Kids Summer Tour that took place in the surrounding Baton Rouge area.Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm
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Hahnville touchdown club meets every Tuesday

The Hahnville High School Touchdown Club is an organization that supports the players, cheerleaders, trainers and coaches at HHS throughout the football season.Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm
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Council On Aging offers a host of events in September

The Council On Aging senior citizen activity centers serve as community focal points where older residents can receive meals, supportive services and can participate in planned socialization, recreation, education and health maintenance activities - and there are many excellent events planned for September.Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm
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Sideline Sweethearts

Along with Friday night lights and game-winning touchdowns, comes perhaps one of the most joyful components of a high school football game - the cheerleaders. Or as many like to call them, the Sideline Sweethearts.Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm
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The Cook’s Corner

Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:12 pm
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Art guild plans new workshops for 2008-09

The St. Charles Art Guild will begin its club year Sept. 2. Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:12 pm
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You’ve got to read this!

Seventeen new books are waiting for you at your local library.Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:12 pm
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Student Book Reviews

Atonement, written by Ian McEwan, begins in 1935 England. Through the struggles of three main characters Briony and Cecilia Tallis and Robbie Turner, the novel moves through events such as World War II and an incident that could break the Tallis family apart.Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:12 pm
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Camera Shootout 2008 Aug. 21 Weekly Winner

“Strolling Before the Storm” by Marcia Hokanson got the most votes last week and is the Aug. 21 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Read More...
August 27, 2008 at 12:11 pm
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Trailblazing HHS grad working on Ph.D., opening own lab
Trailblazing HHS grad working on Ph.D., opening own lab
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When Blake Schouest was 12 years, his aunt brought him to the lab at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, where she was working on her Ph.D. and what he saw sent his mind spinning with possibilities.